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Now this will distract you from cancer!!

langley10101
  • By langley10101 · New reply April 4, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hello ladies, those of you who remember me, will remember my hillarious post in June entitled I saw a UFO!! Well, some of you will find this link very informative as I do now. Just a warning, its about ...

Electrical field treatment

sterlchem
  • By sterlchem · Posted April 3, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Novocure has recently started electrical field treatment for cancer(not for BC at present).The philosophy is that cancer cell has current difference of -0.15mv compared to -0.70mv for normal cell. http://www.ted.com/talks/bill_doyle_trea ...

peaches and/or peach extract

sandybiest
  • By sandybiest · New reply April 2, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • Any thoughts about the latest research news from Texas A & M regarding peaches and/or peach extract killing breast cancer cells. Where would you get the extract ...

You may want to avoid fish/chicken

biancas
  • By biancas · New reply March 17, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • Hi Ladies! Saw this video about how certain industrial pollutants that are especially concentrated in fish and chicken make breast cancer cells "go crazy." Just wanted to share the research with you so ...

Alternative medicine result

CitizenKane
  • By CitizenKane · New reply March 17, 2014
  • 88 replies
  • http://abcnews.go.com/Health/alternative -breast-cancer-treatment-cited-womans-de ath/story?id=21461325 ...

Paleo Diet Not So Healthy til We're 65?

BentonCity
  • By BentonCity · New reply March 7, 2014
  • 17 replies
  • http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/wellbe ing/9792887/Eating-meat-as-bad-as-smokin g here's the study itself...appears to be pretty credible (and long): http://www.scribd.com/doc/210630278/USC- animal-protein-study ...

UK Wales Members: Interesting Research at Cardiff

BentonCity
  • By BentonCity · New reply February 3, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Sorry to mention you all--it shows there are almost 400 mbc Inspires in UK but doesn't break down further to Wales. Still I guess UK isn't a huge area like Texas or Alaska! This research @Cardiff University ...

Hope

MightyMe
  • By MightyMe · New reply January 26, 2014
  • 47 replies
  • Hey ladies, I am one of those guilty of not posting much on here anymore. I used to share exciting research findings and try and give everyone hope. Numbers dwindled and I lost a lot of friends I had ...

Bone Mets Treatment

CitizenKane
  • By CitizenKane · New reply January 24, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • It looks like bisphodphonates are only effective when bone mets have already occurred. They are not effective as preventative medicine. Interesting Austrailisn scientific study http://www.mdpi.com/2077-0383/3/1/1/pdf ...

ZOMETA INFUSION AS AN ANTICANCER

nastazia_ck
  • By nastazia_ck · New reply January 23, 2014
  • 23 replies
  • Does any of you take zometa infusions as an anticancer after triple negative breast cancer? My oncologist recommends it as an anticancer and for osteoporosis prevention also but wondering if this is good ...

Six Research Center get MBC Research Money

KatNT
  • By KatNT · New reply January 9, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • The Ludwig Cancer Research organization announces one of the largest gifts ever toward cancer research with $540 million to six research centers across the country. (Photo: Jupiterimages) STORY HIGHLIGHTS ...

A new hope to treat solid tumors?

Clarinha
  • By Clarinha · New reply January 7, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • University of Cambridge researchers discouvered a drug that can break the protctive barrier of pancreas cancer and allow the body defenses to kill the malignant cells. The researchers think that this ...

Xeloda Side Effects Just Announced potentially fatal

plamont
  • By plamont · New reply December 7, 2013
  • 24 replies
  • Just heard this on the radio today in Canada - Xeloda can cause potentially fatal side effects to your skin - Here is the link below http://infotel.ca/newsitem/Cancer-Drug-W arning/CP26255342 I have only ...

The Emperor of All Maladies

jcbrown
  • By jcbrown · New reply November 27, 2013
  • 19 replies
  • I was wondering if anyone else has read this book. In the 4 years since my 'terminal' diagnosis, I have read a lot of books to educate myself. I am a need-to-know person. The more I know, even if it isn't ...

Get Mad, Be a Part of Research

Susansings
  • By Susansings · New reply November 13, 2013
  • 15 replies
  • I read this blog post from Dr. Susan Love. I think we can all relate to her frustration with the lack of progress over the last 30 years. She encourages us to get mad about the minimal advances that have ...

Current study targeting Stage IV Breast cancer

CitizenKane
  • By CitizenKane · New reply October 22, 2013
  • 9 replies
  • http://genome.wustl.edu/articles/detail/ new-models-of-drug-resistant-breast-canc er-hint-at-better-treatments/ This is an excellent read on current study aimed at MBC ...

Hope for triple negative BC

Ohiomark
  • By Ohiomark · New reply October 21, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • http://www.newsnet5.com/dpp/news/local_n ews/oh_lake/cleveland-clinic-conducts-cl inical-trials-on-breast-cancer-vaccine ...

Letter to Researchers: Are You Building Stairways to Nowhere?

LagunaTick
  • By LagunaTick · New reply October 17, 2013
  • 25 replies
  • Dear Scientific Researcher, What you do is extremely important and provides hope to those like me living with metastatic breast cancer. The projects you choose, and the collaborations and advances you ...

Research Initiatives for MBC

Susansings
  • By Susansings · New reply October 9, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • The Breast Cancer Research Foundation has a new research initiative focusing on metastasis. According to this 45% of their funds last year were devoted to research related to metastasis. That's what we ...

The future of treatment

Susansings
  • By Susansings · New reply September 24, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • This is a very interesting article in Cure magazine (an excellent free publication) that describes how scientists are studying "outliers" who respond to medications for longer or more successfully than ...

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